3069

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1999-04-09
Signature Year: 
1999
Signature Place: 
Ashgabat
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1999-04-09
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement On The Status Of The International Aral Sea Fund And Its Organizations
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Statute Of The International Aral Sea Fund And Agreement On The Status Of ISAF And Its Organizations
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC034571; mul34571E.doc mul34571.pdf; Russian version in TreatyTexts-Originals
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Preamble of Related Agreement: Taking into account the global character of the Aral Sea designation and the associated deterioration of the environment in the zone close to the Sea, as well as the overall ecological crisis resulting from the deficit of water resources in the basin; Realizing the danger of the process taking place to the health and well-being of the people in the region, and its negative impact on the environment in other regions, the air basin balance, the economic development and basic functioning of the Aral region countries; Recognizing the necessity and urgency of uniting material and financial resources in order to overcome the crisis through an environmental safety system in the region, primarily in the zone around the Sea;
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Preamble of Related Agreement: Taking into account the global character of the Aral Sea designation and the associated deterioration of the environment in the zone close to the Sea, as well as the overall ecological crisis resulting from the deficit of water resources in the basin; Realizing the danger of the process taking place to the health and well-being of the people in the region, and its negative impact on the environment in other regions, the air basin balance, the economic development and basic functioning of the Aral region countries; Recognizing the necessity and urgency of uniting material and financial resources in order to overcome the crisis through an environmental safety system in the region, primarily in the zone around the Sea;
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/aral sea/environment/sea
Lineage
Lineage: 
Aral Sea
Sequence: 
600.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
3069
AmendProtToC: 
3069
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Nature/Ocean
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1999-StatuteInternationalAralSeaFund
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
Each of the Parties may denounce the Agreement by a written notice to the depository at least six months prior. Expiry date of the agreement is not specified in the text.; Heads of the states of Central Asia have resolved to approve the Agreement on the status of ISAF and charge the Governments of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Republic of Uzbekistan with the task to fulfil the Agr eement on the territories of the states of Central Asia. Status of ISAF is abased on the goals indicated in paragraphs a). and c). of the Article 55 of the United Nations Charter demanding a solution of the problems faced by the peoples living in the areas of environmental crisis of the Aral Sea region. The present Agreement consists of 5 Chapters that contain 15 Articles. Chapter 1 (Art.1) regards composition of the International Aral Sea Fund, further referred to as IASF. Chapter 2 (Art.2) det ermines legal status of IASF. Chapter 3 (Arts.3-6) regards privileges and immunities of the ISAF organizations. Chapter 4 (Arts.7-12) regards privileges and immunities of the staff. Chapter 5 (Arts.13-15) lays down the final provisions.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 086; 021; 060110; 021; 213
Date text posted to IEA: 
20070623
Member Code: 
KAZ,KGZ,TJK,TUR,UZB,
Members: 
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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